Sample 4 yr Plan

                   BS Degree In Biology, Pre-Professional Track

                                      Sample Four Year Plan1

 Freshman Year (option I)
30 Hrs.

 Freshman Year (option II)
30 Hrs.

 Sophomore Year
32 Hrs.

Fall Semester (12 Hrs)
MATH 1111 (3) Elective
ENGL 1101 (3) Area A
HIST 1111,1112,1211 (3) Area E1
BIOL 1110  (3) Area F, Req. sup.

Fall Semester (12 Hrs.)
MATH 1111 (3) Elective
ENGL 1101 (3) Area A
HIST 1111,1112,1211 (3) Area E1
COMM 1110 (3) Area B

Fall Semester (14 Hrs.)
BIOL 2107 2107L (4) Area F
CHEM 2411/2411L (4) Req. sup.
PSYC 1101 (3) Area E4
HIST 2111 or 2112 (3) Area E2

Spring Semester (14 Hrs.)
MATH 1113 (4) Areas A, F
CHEM 1211K (4) Area F
ENGL 1102 (3) Area A
COMM 1110  (3) Area B

Spring Semester (14 Hrs.)
MATH 1113 (4) Areas A, F
CHEM 1211K (4) Area F
ENGL 1102 (3) Area A
BIOL 1110 (3) Area F, Req. sup.

Spring Semester (14 Hrs.)
BIOL 2108 /2108L (4) Area F
THEA 1100  (3) Area C1
POLS 1101 (3) Area E3
CHEM 3411/3411L (4) Req.

Summer Semester (4 Hrs.)
CHEM 1212K (4) Area F

Summer Semester (4 Hrs.)
CHEM 1212K (4) Area F

Summer Semester (4 Hrs.)
Chem. MATH 1634 (4)  Elective free

     

 Junior Year2
31 Hrs. 

Senior Year
27 Hrs.

 
Fall Semester (15 Hrs.)
BIOL 4732  (3) Req. Clinical
BIOL 3310 (4) Req. Procaryote
PHYS 1111/1111L (4) Area D1
BIOL 3134 (4) Req. Cell MB 
 

Fall Semester (15 Hrs.)
MATH 2063 (3) Area D2
BIOL 3135 (4) Req. Ecol./Evol.
BIOL 4733  (3) Elective upper
BIOL 4734 (3) Elective free
ANTH Area B (2) 

 
Spring Semester (15 Hrs.)
BIOL 3526 (4) Elective upper
BIOL 3513 (4) Req. Physiol.
PHYS 1112 /1112L (4) Area D1
BIOL 4503 (3) Elective upper 

Spring Semester (12 Hrs).
BIOL 4242 (4) Req. Organismal
BIOL 3231 (4) Elective free
BIOL 4984 (1) Req. Seminar
COMM 1154 (3) Area C2

 
Summer Semester (1 Hr.)
BIOL 4983 (1) Elective free
 TOTAL 120 Hrs.

 

1One of many possible programs of study meets the minimum requirements for BS in Biology (see below). This plan is designed to prepare a student for post-graduate studies in health-related fields.  A student is advised NOT to pursue this plan without formally declaring a major in Biology and consulting regularly with their assigned advisor.  Students use non-assigned advisors at their own risk.

Minimum requirements for BS in Biology (see reverse side for details):
1. Student must satisfy all General Education requirements (Area A-F of Core).
2. Student must complete a minimum of 39 hours of upper division courses (3000/4000 level)
3. Student must complete a minimum of 21 hours of 3000/4000 courses in the major (BIOL)
4. Student must satisfy all Requirements for the Major
5. Studentís overall GPA must be at least 2.0
6. Studentís GPA in the major (Area F and Requirements for the Major) must be at least 2.0.
7. Student must complete a minimum of 120 hours total.
8. Student must complete a minimum of 2 WAC courses (Discipline Specific Writing).         

         Updated: 3/16/09